It has not taken Charlize Theron long to move on from Irish beau Stuart Townsend.

The New York Post is reporting that she was spotted with a mystery man at the famed Chateau Marmont in Hollywood last week.

“It looked like a date,” a source told New York Post gossip column Page Six. “They had dinner, then left together.”

The Daily Mail in Britain revealed over the weekend that Theron and Stuart had split and that he had move out of their Hollywood home.

She was seen on a telethon for Haiti, minus the commitment ring that Townsend had bought for her.

The couple had seemed happy and Theron had talked about having children with the Dublin-born star recently is yet to confirm reports that she split with the Irish actor after nine years following a Christmas trip to Mexico.

Charlize, 34, recently revealed that she wants to have children — and that Stuart was the man she wanted to start a family with.

“I feel very blessed to have had a certain amount of success and now I’m reaching the point where I would love to be a mom,” she said last month. “I know I want to raise a big family and it’s just a question of time.

“I know I’m ready for that phase of my life and I know that Stuart is the man I want to take that step with.”

Shortly after however, the breakup rumors began.

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